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Medical Technologist -Rapid Response Lab - 1st shift - $8,000 hiring incentive

Date:  Aug 2, 2022

Dallas, TX, US

Category:  Allied Health and Clinical Support Jobs
Job Type:  Evening
Requisition ID:  562547

Interested in a career with both meaning and growth? Whether your abilities are in direct patient care or one of the many other areas of healthcare administration and support, everyone at Parkland works together to fulfill our mission: the health and well-being of individuals and communities entrusted to our care. By joining Parkland, you become part of a diverse healthcare legacy that’s served our community for more than 125 years. Put your skills to work with us, seek opportunities to learn and join a talented team where patient care is more than a job. It’s our passion.


Responsible for basic specimen processing and testing to assist physicians in the diagnosis of patients.




- Must have a Bachelor's degree in Medical Technology or a related science field, from a regionally accredited college or university.



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Must be certified as a Medical Technologist (MT) by one of the following below- OR- certification eligible with certification as a Medical Technologist (MT) obtained within first 90 days:

  • Medical Technologist (MT) - American Society for Clinical Pathology (ASCP)
  • Medical Laboratory Scientist (MLS) - American Society for Clinical Pathology (ASCP)
  • Clinical Laboratory Scientist (CLS) - National Credentialing Agency for Laboratory Personnel (NCA)
  • Medical Technologist (MT) - American Medical Technologist (AMT)-Medical Technologist (MT) - Department of Health Services (HHS) formally (HEW)
  • Histocompatibility Technologist (CHT) -American Board of Histocompatibility and Immunogenetics (ABHI)
  • Histocompatibility Specialist (CHS) -American Board of Histocompatibility and Immunogenetics (ABHI)
  • Technologist, Blood Banking (BB) - American Society for Clinical Pathology (ASCP)
  • Technologist, Chemistry (C) - American Society for Clinical Pathology (ASCP)
  • Technologist, Cytogenetics (CG) - American Society for Clinical Pathology (ASCP)
  • Technologist, Hematology (H) - American Society for Clinical Pathology (ASCP)
  • Technologist, Microbiology (M) - American Society for Clinical Pathology (ASCP)
  • Technologist, Molecular Biology (MB) - American Society for Clinical Pathology (ASCP)


Skills or Special Abilities:

- Must be able to follow all laboratory procedures.

- Must be able to demonstrate a working knowledge of laboratory techniques.

- Must be able to satisfactorily operate, maintain, and troubleshoot a variety of laboratory equipment.

- Must be able to identify and appropriately address problems adversely affecting test results.

- Must be able to maintain accurate records, follow oral and written instructions, and communicate effectively with various hospital personnel and medical staff.

- Must be able to use laboratory and hospital computer systems appropriately to accomplish assigned work within three months of employment.

Parkland Health and Hospital System prohibits discrimination based on age (40 or over), race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information, disability, national origin, marital status, political belief, or veteran status.

Nearest Major Market: Dallas
Nearest Secondary Market: Fort Worth

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